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Fronts of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current - GIS data

Australian Antarctic Data Centre
ORSI, ALEJANDRO H ; HARRIS, URSULA
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This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/). Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=antarctic_circumpolar_current_fronts when using these data.

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This line shapefile represents the following features of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current:
Subtropical Front (STF);
Subantarctic Front (SAF);
Southern Antarctic Circumpolar Current Front (sACCf);
Polar Front (PF);
Southern Boundary of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current

as described in

Alejandro H. Orsi, Thomas Whitworth III, and Worth D. Nowlin Jr (1995) On the meridional extent and fronts of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current. Deep-Sea Research 42 (5), 641-673.

The shapefile was created from data provided by lead author Alejandro Orsi to the Australian Antarctic Data Centre in August 2001. The data in the files from Alejandro Orsi was also combined in a csv file.
The data available for download includes the original data, the shapefile and the csv file.

Issued: 2019-05-14

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180,-30 180,-71 0,-71 -180,-71 -180,-30 0,-30 180,-30

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